Venue: Basheeruddin Babukhan Auditorium, Glendale campus
Date: 22 December, 2016
Timings: 10 am - 4 pm
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Aditi Gupta is currently working with Microsoft as a software developer. I have completed my undergraduate studies from BITS Pilani with my major in computer science.
From science to fiction: The hitchhiker’s guide to artificial intelligence and the internet of things.
What was once just a figment of our imagination is now taking centre-stage in our everyday lives. As we embark on our way to super intelligence, building your very own version of Iron Man’s ‘Jarvis’ is now possible, all thanks to the radical evolution of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT).
A well known public speaker and the founder of Abhaya Foundation, Mr. Sunku Balachandra is coming to talk about a topic very dear to him - ‘Complete Personality.’
He is aiming to provide FIVE different actions for the New Generation of the youth in our country.
He is currently working as an Executive Vice President and Managing Director - Education of Hitachi Consulting.
The talk is going to be about- Life in 15 years, Crystal Ball Gazing.
Humanity will likely change more in the next 10 to 15 years than what it has in the last 100 years. This talk will show how by highlighting- Technological Innovation, Disruptive Business Models, Healthcare and Environmental Issues. As they say the best way to predict the future is to create it. This session will also include suggestions from the Older Generation for the youth coming up.
Raghu Babu Gunturu
Raghu Babu is a self motivated professional who works in corporate legal space, an entrepreneur and a mentor for many businesses and founders The talk being about- Entrepreneurship and Youth
He very strongly believes that entrepreneurship will help in solving deep routed societal problems. He also very passionately believes that Entrepreneurship teaches solid life lessons and makes an individual strong with formidable foundation to take on life.
Founder of Story Arts India, Deepa Kiran is a professional storyteller, writer and educationalist; engaged with employing story-arts as a pedagogical intervention, deeply impacting both the learner and the teacher.
The topic which will be elaborated upon is, ‘The Magic of Listening to Stories ’
She will be answering the following questions in her talk: What makes us enjoy listening to stories? What happens when we listen to stories? What worlds does flesh and blood storytelling hold for us today? These are other aspects of storytelling shall be looked at in this talk.
Rama Krishna Mallela
He is a person of diversity from business marketting to spirituality. He is also a certified Heartfulness Trainer.
Mr. Rama Krishna Mallela will present his ideas on, Designing Destinies.’
The pointers he will covering are meditation and its benefits that will help in designing the destiny as a student.
Anjum is respected for her high level of professional integrity, scholarly articulation and commitment to the cause of Education, Enrichment and Empowerment.
The talk is named as ‘The ABC of Brain Compatible Learning.’
Today, educational reform needs to incorporate change in a major way. Research related to human brain, indicates the ways with how the brain learns and its implications for teaching and learning at home, in the classroom and the world at large. This text works on the premise that understanding how we learn will contribute to not only smarter ways of learning but will also impact how we interact with children.
Mruthyunjay is an 11th grade student studying at Glendale Academy persuing ‘Humanities.’
The Topic- What Does Philosophy Think A Student's Life Should Be?
From Epicurus, who said pleasure, justice and wisdom are the purpose of Life, and Socrates, who believed the constant examination of the worlds And society’s principles are the only path to a good life, to Confucius, in Some ways the architect of the mindset of Modern Indian education, and Edmund Burke, whose definition of society as a 'contract' could be key to Creating a balanced life for a student, the speech would connect the greatest thinkers of history to the life of the everyday Glendalite.
Muskan is a grade 11 student also studying at Glendale Academy and also persuing ‘Humanities’ with chronic insomnia and the desire to share with us the endeavours of being an insomniac.
The topic she will be speaking on is- ‘Chronic Insomnia due to Anxiety and Stress.’
She will be covering over what exactly Insomnia is and will be sharing her experiences she has had with this issue.
Shikhar wants to share with us, what many of us believe to be an absolute weigh down in productivity, is actually something worth understanding and appreciating. He wishes to speak to us about the ‘fascination of procrastination’ and the plus side to procrastination.
Adithya Rajesh accompanied by Vijay and Nilesh
Adithya Rajesh along with Vijay and Nilesh are passionate about rock and their band, The VAN Project, want to share with the audience, ideas and methods to revive expiring genres and wish to present the possibilities when genres are fused.